Editorial Team

The management of our journal is a collaborative endeavor by the whole editorial team, featuring an active, widely respected, diverse, and representative Editorial Board. The editorial structure of the journal is listed as below and the roles and responsibilities of the editorial team are available at: https://www.amegroups.com/pages/journal-management#content-title.

Editors-in-Chief

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Gening Jiang, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Tongji University, Shanghai, China
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Douglas J. Mathisen, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

Associate Editors-in-Chief

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Chang Chen, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
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Hon Chi Suen, MBBS, FACS

Cardio-thoracic Surgery Centre, Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital, Hong Kong, China

Associate Editor

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Michael Lanuti, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

Editorial Board

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Ghulam Abbas, MD, MHCM, FACS

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA
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Antonio Alvarez, MD, PhD

Thoracic Surgery and Lung Transplantation Unit, Hospital Reina Sofia, Cordoba, Spain
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Mara B. Antonoff, MD

Department of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
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Omar Awais, DO

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
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Charles T. Bakhos, MD, MS, FACS

Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Jean-Marc Baste, MD, PhD

Surgical Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
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Elizabeth Belcher, PhD, MRCP, FRCS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford, UK
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Faiz Y. Bhora, MD

Health Quest Health System, Poughkeepsie, NY, USA
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Angelo Carretta, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
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Ernest G. Chan, MD, MPH

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
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Toyofumi Fengshi Chen-Yoshikawa, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
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Malcolm M. DeCamp, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Ill, USA
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Lieven Depypere

Department of Thoracic Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of chronic diseases, metabolism and ageing (CHROMETA), KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
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Patrick Dorn, MD

Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
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Takashi Eguchi, MD, PhD, FCCP, FACS

Senior Assistant Professor, Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Japan
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Irmina A. Elliott, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
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Florian J. Fintelmann

Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Imaging and Intervention, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
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Henning A. Gaissert

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, MD, FECTS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Coruña University Hospital, Coruña, Spain
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Shawn S. Groth, MD, MS

Division of General Thoracic Surgery, The Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
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Yin P. Hung, MD, PhD

Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
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Ian Hunt, MD, FRCS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, St. George’s Hospital, London, UK
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Hitoshi Igai, MD, PhD

Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Maebashi Red Cross Hospital, Gunma, Japan
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Hyun Woo Jeon, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Bucheon St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea
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Mohamed K. Kamel

Department of Surgery, Central Michigan University College of Medicine, Saginaw, Michigan, USA
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Hirohisa Kato, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Okitama General Hospital, Yamagata, Japan
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Samuel S. Kim, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
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Gregor J. Kocher, MD, PD, MBA (IHM), MEBTS

Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
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Seth B. Krantz, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, NorthShore University Health System, Evanston, IL, USA
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Richard Lazzaro, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA
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Moishe Liberman

CETOC-CHUM Endoscopic Tracheobronchial and Oesophageal Center; Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada
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Jules Lin, MD, FACS

Section of Thoracic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
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Matthias Loebe, MD, PhD, FACC, FCCP

Division of Thoracic Transplant and Mechanical Support, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
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Jay M. Lee, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
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George Makdisi, MD, FACS, EMBA, MS, MPH

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Tucson Medical Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
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Alessio Vincenzo Mariolo, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, IMM-Curie-Montsouris Thoracic Institute, Paris, France
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Emmanuel Martinod, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Avicenne Hospital, SMBH Faculty of Medicine, Université Paris 13, Sorbonne Paris Nord, Paris, France
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Donna E. Maziak, MDCM, MSc, FRCSC, FACS

Surgical Oncology, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Ottawa Hospital-General Division, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
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John D. Mitchell, MD

Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
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Laureano Molins, MD

Thoracic Surgery, Hospital Clínic University Hospital, Barcelona University, Barcelona, Spain
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Tomohiro Murakawa, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan
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Nagarajan Muthialu

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK
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Nikhil Panda, MD

Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
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Francesco Puma, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, University of Perugia School of Medicine, Perugia, Italy
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Ravi Rajaram, MD, MSc, FACS

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. USA
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George Rakovich, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont, University of Montreal, Montréal, QC, Canada
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Janani S. Reisenauer

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
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A. Justin Rucker, MD, MPH

Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
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Gary Schwartz

Department of Thoracic Surgery and Lung Transplantation, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
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Elliot L. Servais, MD, FACS

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Beth Israel Lahey Health, Burlington, MA, USA
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Yoshihisa Shimada, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Tokyo Medical University, Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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Satoshi Shiono, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Yamagata Prefectural Central Hospital, Yamagata, Japan
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Alan D. L. SIHOE, MBBChir, FRCSEd(CTh), FCSHK, FHKAM

Cardiothoracic Surgery, CUHK Medical Center, Hong Kong, China; Honorary Consultant in Cardiothoracic Surgery, Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital, Hong Kong, China.
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Sandra Starnes, MD

Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
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Matthew A. Steliga, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
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Monisha Sudarshan, MD, MPH, FACS, FRCSC

Department of Thoracic and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
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Kei Suzuki, MD, FACS

Division of Thoracic Surgery, INOVA, Schar Cancer Institute, Falls Church, VA, USA
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Davide Tosi, MD

Thoracic Surgery and Lung Transplantation Unit, Fondazione I.R.C.C.S. Ca’ Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
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Diamantis I. Tsilimigras, MD

Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
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Nirmal Veeramachaneni, MD

Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS, USA
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Federico Venuta

Department of Surgery “Paride Stefanini” - Thoracic Surgery Unit, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome SAPIENZA, Rome, Italy
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Wickii T. Vigneswaran, MD, MBA, FACS, FRCSC, FRCS

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
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Jon O. Wee

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
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Stefan Welter, MD

Department of Surgery, Lung Clinic Hemer, Hemer, Germany
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Douglas E. Wood, MD, FACS, FRCSEd

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
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Jane Yanagawa, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Managing Editors

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Haifeng Wang, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
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Yang Yang, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Tongji University, Shanghai, China

Corresponding Editor

Anne Lu

Editorial Office, Current Challenges in Thoracic Surgery, China

Science Editors

Daisy Geng

Editorial Office, Current Challenges in Thoracic Surgery, China